Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
MD Program

Planetary Health Resources

PSOM Planetary Health Resources Database is a comprehensive, one-stop resource for PSOM MD students who wish to explore the health impacts of climate change and sustainability in health care. You will find helpful links throughout the guide covering everything from student groups to funding sources, research, advocacy, continuing education, and more. There are many ways to involve yourself in planetary health as a medical student! Several key resources from the database are highlighted below. 

Planetary Health Report Card

Planetary Health Report Card is a national, student-driven initiative to encourage expansion of planetary health programming in medical schools. PSOM students completed the first annual review in June 2020. We use these metrics to help push forward our planetary health efforts each year.

Planetary Health Projects Funding Resources

Supplementary Planetary Health Courses

Take up to three (3) free supplementary planetary health courses as a PSOM student from the course catalog of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Studies.

Planetary Health Events on Campus